Boris Eifman and his exceptional dancers return once again to the Opera House with two programs that have won accolades and acclaim in Israel and abroad: Red Giselle, Eifman’s own modern version of the classic Giselle ballet and Tender is the Night , which was enthusiastically received here in the company’s most recent visit.
Program A – Red Giselle
A ballet by Boris Eifman
Music: Tchaikovsky, Shnittke, Bizet
Sets and Costumes Designer: Vyacheslav Okunev
Program B – Up & Down (Tender is the Night)
Music: Gershwin, Schubert, Berg
Sets: Zinovy Margolin
Costumes: Olga Shaishmelashvili
Light: Gleb Filshtinsky, Boris Eifman
Based on Scott Fitzgerald’s novel ‘Tender is the Night’: A mesmerizing tragedy about a man who is spiritually dead. A story about a shattered dream of joy and carefree life accompanied by jazz rhythms that change the story into a nightmare.